The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Vulnerability Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 107 131 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 13 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.72% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £36,250 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.23% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.52%  

Vulnerability Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1617 2008 1420
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.93% 86.96% 82.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1552 1186
Median salary £45,000 £43,974 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% -2.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Vulnerability Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in Birmingham

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Vulnerability Management in Birmingham

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 30 (90.91%) Firewall
2 28 (84.85%) SIEM
3 20 (60.61%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (57.58%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (54.55%) Presales
5 18 (54.55%) IBM
6 17 (51.52%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 17 (51.52%) GPG13
6 17 (51.52%) QRadar
6 17 (51.52%) Cyber Essentials
7 16 (48.48%) Customer Requirements
7 16 (48.48%) Malware Analysis
7 16 (48.48%) Reverse Engineering
8 12 (36.36%) Network Security
8 12 (36.36%) Information Security
8 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (36.36%) CCNP
9 11 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
10 10 (30.30%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (30.30%) CISSP
10 10 (30.30%) Security Operations
11 9 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
11 9 (27.27%) Risk Management
11 9 (27.27%) Windows
11 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
11 9 (27.27%) Change Control
12 8 (24.24%) Unix
12 8 (24.24%) CCNA
12 8 (24.24%) GCIA

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (90.91%) Firewall
2 12 (36.36%) Network Security
3 10 (30.30%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
6 2 (6.06%) SSL
7 1 (3.03%) DHCP
7 1 (3.03%) DNS
7 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.03%) HTTP
7 1 (3.03%) IPsec
7 1 (3.03%) LAN
7 1 (3.03%) MPLS
7 1 (3.03%) OSPF
7 1 (3.03%) S/MIME
7 1 (3.03%) SNMP
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) WAN
7 1 (3.03%) WLAN
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Consultant
2 16 (48.48%) SIEM Consultant
3 9 (27.27%) Security Operations Specialist
3 9 (27.27%) Security Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) CyberArk Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Principal Security Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Security Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) OAuth
1 1 (3.03%) OpenID
1 1 (3.03%) SailPoint
1 1 (3.03%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 9 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.03%) SCADA
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) SIEM
2 20 (60.61%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (57.58%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (54.55%) Presales
5 17 (51.52%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 16 (48.48%) Customer Requirements
6 16 (48.48%) Malware Analysis
6 16 (48.48%) Reverse Engineering
7 12 (36.36%) Information Security
8 11 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 10 (30.30%) Security Operations
10 9 (27.27%) Change Control
10 9 (27.27%) Risk Management
11 8 (24.24%) Threat Detection
12 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
13 4 (12.12%) Network Design
14 3 (9.09%) ITIL
14 3 (9.09%) SDLC
14 3 (9.09%) Time Management
15 2 (6.06%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Perl
1 3 (9.09%) Python
1 3 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) CCNP
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (30.30%) CISSP
3 8 (24.24%) CCNA
3 8 (24.24%) CEH
3 8 (24.24%) CISM
3 8 (24.24%) GCIA
3 8 (24.24%) GCIH
3 8 (24.24%) GIAC
3 8 (24.24%) Network+ Certification
3 8 (24.24%) SANS
4 2 (6.06%) CCDP
5 1 (3.03%) CCIE
5 1 (3.03%) CCSE
5 1 (3.03%) IISP
5 1 (3.03%) ISSAP
5 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) Cyber Essentials
1 17 (51.52%) GPG13
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) ISO27002
3 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (51.52%) QRadar
2 3 (9.09%) Nessus
2 3 (9.09%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) IBM
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco
2 5 (15.15%) Qualys
2 5 (15.15%) Rapid7
3 4 (12.12%) Splunk
4 3 (9.09%) ArcSight
4 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.06%) Forcepoint
5 2 (6.06%) Juniper
5 2 (6.06%) LogRhythm
5 2 (6.06%) Symantec
5 2 (6.06%) Tufin
6 1 (3.03%) AlgoSec
6 1 (3.03%) Computacenter
6 1 (3.03%) CyberArk
6 1 (3.03%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) FireEye
6 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.03%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.03%) Tripwire